Series: Focus on Play

Making a Block Sandwich with Kindergartners

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Thinking about sandwiches cut in half leads this boy to explore shape composition and equivalence with blocks. The teacher pushes his thinking by joining in the play and ordering a whole sandwich of the same size. Block play in kindergarten can be full of math.

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Foundational Math Concepts

Source: Erikson Institute • Copyright: Erikson Institute • Content ID: ED448-161117

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